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us: Tabu Ley Rochereau, -2013



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    • us: Rochereau, Tabu Ley, -2013
    • us: Ley Rochereau, Tabu, -2013
    • us: Tabu Ley Seigneur Rochereau, -2013
    • us: Tabu Ley, -2013
    • us: Ley, Tabu, -2013
    • us: Rochereau, seigneur, -2013
    • us: Rochereau, -2013
    • us: Tabu Pascal, -2013
    • us: Pascal, Tabu, -2013
    • us: Tabu Pascal Rochereau, -2013
    • us: Pascal Emmanuel Sinamoyi Tabou, -2013
    • us: Tabou, Pascal Emmanuel Sinamoyi, -2013
    • us: Sinamoyi Tabou, Pascal Emmanuel, -2013
    • us: Pascal-Emmanuel Sinamoyi Tabu, -2013
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    • found: His Babeti Soukous, p1989: label (Tabu Ley Seigneur Rochereau; Tabu Ley) notes (Seigneur Rochereau)
    • found: Graham, R. Da Capo guide to contemporary African music, c1988 p. 193 (Ley, Tabu; aka Rochereau; b. 1940, Bundundu, Zaire; singer, composer; Tabu Pascal; Tabu Pascal Rochereau)
    • found: LC data base, 09-03-92 (hdg.: Rochereau, Ley)
    • found: New York times (online), viewed Dec. 11, 2013 (in obituary published Dec. 7 Tabu Ley Rochereau; b. Pascal Emmanuel Sinamoyi Tabou, in what was then the Belgian Congo; went by simply Rochereau, a school nickname, when he sent his first songs to Joseph Kabasele, the leader of the pioneering Congolese rumba band Orchestre African Jazz; renamed himself Tabu Ley Rochereau after the regime of Mobutu Sese Seko changed Congo's name to Zaire in 1971 and called for the nation to reclaim African "authenticit√©" from colonial influences; d. Nov. 30, Brussels, aged 73 or 76 (sources differ); Congolese singer, songwriter, and bandleader whose music spread across Africa and the world; referred to in article as Mr. Tabu)
    • found: Wikipedia, viewed Dec. 11, 2013 (under Tabu Ley Rochereau: Pascal-Emmanuel Sinamoyi Tabu, better known as Tabu Ley Rochereau; b. Nov. 13, 1937, Bagata, Bandundu, Belgian Congo; d. Nov. 30, 2013, Brussels; African rumba singer-songwriter from the Democratic Republic of the Congo)
  • LC Classification

    • ML420.L5355
  • Change Notes

    • 1992-09-03: new
    • 2013-12-12: revised
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